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Michigan Tech senior Paul Hagadone of the Consumer Product Manufacturing Enterprise, which aims to bring clean-burning biochar to wood-fired cook stoves in Benin. A jar of biochar is pictured in front of a student-made biochar kiln. Sarah Bird photo

Black is the New Green: Biochar Beats Wood in Cook Stoves

September 10, 2014
By Marcia Goodrich

Michigan Tech students are working with a company in Benin to make biochar, a smokeless cooking fuel, out of  waste from a palm kernel oil factory.

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Michigan Tech undergraduate education receives high marks.

Michigan Tech Moves Up in US News Undergraduate Rankings

September 9, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

US News ranks Michigan Tech as one of nation's "Best Colleges."
 

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Neil White visits campus as part of the Reading as Inquiry program

Summer Reading 2014: Neil White and the Outcasts

August 28, 2014
By Kevin Hodur

Neil White came to Michigan Tech to share with entering students his tale of incarceration and change, as told in his book, In the Sanctuary of Outcasts.

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Cutting the ribbon at the new physical therapy doctoral program facilities at the ATDC. From the left, Chris Ingersoll, Michael Gealt, Herm Treizenberg, Peter Loubert, Max Seel, Jason Carter and Bruce Seely.

Michigan Tech, Central Michigan University Launch Collaborative Physical Therapy Doctoral Program

August 26, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech and Central Michigan University celebrate opening of collaborative Doctor of Physical Therapy program

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A student in the Advanced  Sustainable Iron and Steelmaking Center at Michigan Tech  learns sustainable mineral processing techniques.

Michigan Tech Hosts Mineral Processing Experts from Around the World

August 14, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech's Advanced Sustainable Iron and Steelmaking Center hosts its fourth annual international meeting in Houghton.

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Michigan Tech School of Business & Economics

Michigan Tech, Portage Health Join Hands to Solve Problems

August 13, 2014
By Erika Vichcales

Michigan Tech business and engineering students solve problems for Portage Health.

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Money magazine gave Michigan Tech high marks for the value and quality of its education.

Michigan Tech Scores High in Money Magazine Rankings

August 4, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

In a new ranking of colleges and universities by Money magazine, based on  affordability, quality of education and return on investment, Michigan Tech scored well in the state and nation. 

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programmers in russia

Programmers Score Russian Success: Finished as Top Michigan School

July 21, 2014
By Dennis Walikainen

Tech's code warriors do well in a global programming competition.

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Ellen Raymond, center, donated her father-in-law's memorabilia from nearly a century ago to the Michigan Tech Archives at the suggestion of her friend, Sharon Eklund, left. Archivist Beth Russell called the gifts

Family Treasures from a Bygone Age Find a Home in the Michigan Tech Archives

July 8, 2014
By Marcia Goodrich

Artifacts date from World War I and the Michigan College of Mines

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Rhianna Williams, a Michigan Tech master's degree student and OSM/VISTA volunteer, teaches children to test water quality in a Riverwatch program in Colorado.

Graduate Student's VISTA Broadens as She Earns a Degree Through Volunteer Service

June 27, 2014
By Monica Lester

A special program enables graduate students to pursue a master's degree while doing community service around the US.

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